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Police recover NPA’s anti-tank IED in Surigao del Sur

Posted on Tuesday, 5 February 2019 12:19 PM | No Comments
A tip from a rebel returnee led the Philippine National Police (PNP) to uncover an anti-tank improvised explosive device (IED) buried by the rebel group, New People’s Army (NPA) along...

IED found 1-km away from Task Force Davao’s checkpoint

Posted on Friday, 9 February 2018 08:42 PM | No Comments
  DAVAO, Philippines — Task Force Davao has confirmed that the unattended bag they found in Barangay Lasang, Bunawan District Davao City on Thursday contained an improvised explosive device (IED). Task Force...

Displaced residents still not allowed to return to Marawi City – AFP

Posted on Friday, 4 August 2017 06:27 PM | No Comments
The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said residents are still not allowed to return to Marawi City although the tension there has already subsided. AFP Spokesperson Brig. Gen. Restituto...

PNP Maritime Group confirms authenticity of memo on IEDs

Posted on Thursday, 8 June 2017 10:14 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines —A document circulating on social media regarding the vehicles carrying alleged improvised explosive devices or IEDs is legitimate. “The memo came from the Maritime Police Station in Dapitan...

PNP verifies viral report of planned IED bombings

Posted on Wednesday, 7 June 2017 02:06 PM | No Comments
  MANILA — The Philippine National Police (PNP) is verifying the authenticity of a document  circulating on social media regarding alleged individuals planning to detonate improvised explosive devices (IEDs). PNP...

At least 32 injured in Hilongos, Leyte blast

Posted on Thursday, 29 December 2016 06:28 PM | No Comments
  The 32 injured are now recuperating in the hospital after two consecutive explosions rocked a plaza in Hilongos, Leyte last night. Five of the victims are in critical condition....

Third suspect in foiled Manila bombing, arrested

Posted on Wednesday, 7 December 2016 08:50 AM | No Comments
  (UPDATE) — The third suspect in the foiled bombing along Roxas Boulevard is now under the custody of the Philippine National Police following his arrest on December 3 in...

PNP presents artist sketch of US suspect who left IED near US Embassy

Posted on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 10:02 AM | No Comments
  A computerized artist sketch of the suspect who left an improvised explosive device (IED) near a trash bin at the U.S. Embassy was presented by the Philippine National Police...

Maute Group likely behind IED found along Roxas Blvd — PNP

Posted on Monday, 28 November 2016 08:21 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Based on the PNP’s initial findings, the improvised explosive device (IED) found by authorities this morning inside a garbage bin, 100 meters away from the US Embassy...

Davao City bomber identified – PNP Chief

Posted on Thursday, 8 September 2016 03:37 PM | No Comments
  PNP Chief Ronald “Bato” Dela Rosa himself has confirmed that authorities already know the identity of the prime suspect in the Davao bombing that killed 14 and injured 71...